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The Real CSI: Forensics at the St. Louis County Crime Lab
Thursday, February 16, 2017 @ 7:00 AM-8:30 PMFree
St. Louis County Library – Grand Glaize Branch
1010 Meramec Station Road
Manchester, MO 63021 United States + Google Map
FREE and OPEN to ALL. Junior Academy members, middle and high school students welcome and encouraged to attend. Space is limited. Registration Required. Register below.
Featured Speakers: St. Louis County Crime Lab Forensic Scientists, Kelly Pokorny and Andrew Weston
Learn about the STEM disciplines of the crime laboratory and the role each plays in the criminal justice process. Hear from County Crime Lab forensic scientists on testing and technologies used in the lab, and the types of crimes and evidence most commonly encountered in the laboratory.
The Real CSI is a Science in St. Louis Series partnership between The Academy of Science – St. Louis, St. Louis County Libraries, the Photosynthetic Research Antenna Center (PARC), and Washington University’s Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement (under a St. Louis project grant). Science in St. Louis is based upon work supported as part of the Photosynthetic Antenna Research Center (PARC), an Energy Frontier Research Center funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Basic Energy Sciences under Award Number DE-SC0001035. We also would like to thank the National Science Foundation for support awarded to Kaitlyn Faries through the Graduate Research Fellowship Program under Award Number DGE-1143954.